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Mollymook is host to the Australian Beach Volleyball Tour and day one was nothing but electric | South Coast Registry

news, latest news, The Australian Beach Volleyball Tour (ABVT) traveled to Mollymook this weekend for the inaugural Mollymook Open and day one of the event was truly unforgettable. Following on from the fantastic Cobram tournament earlier this month, this tournament saw a number of hungry teams looking to score big …

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The importance of getting our kids back into community sports

Sport is great for kids and an integral part of Australian culture, but many children simply haven’t been able to play during the pandemic. New research shows half of Australian children have been playing less organized sport due to COVID-19. Costs, the risk of catching COVID-19 and frequent disruptions were …

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Honoring Padma Bhushan for me is a huge moment for the whole community

Devendra Jhajharia, the first para-athlete to receive the Padma Bhushan, says the “huge honour” will help change society’s attitude towards people with disabilities and inspire them to strive for excellence. The multiple Paralympic gold medalist and world champion was nominated on Tuesday for the prestigious Padma Bhushan, the country’s third-highest …

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Nelly Korda, first tournament of the Lpga Tour 2022

Women’s golf is about to make a comeback. From January 20 to 23 in Orlando, Florida, the first tournament of the Lpga Tour of 2022 will take place. Many of the best projections in the world will participate in the Tournament of Champions, starting with Nelly Korda, queen of women’s …

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Canoe races: Lisa Carrington inspires a new generation of small town heroes

Newly appointed Dame Lisa Carrington opens up to NZ Herald Focus’s Cheree Kinnear during a hectic 2021, reconnecting with her family after Tokyo and what lies ahead as she commits to another Olympic cycle . Video / Andrew Warner / Photosport It’s not long after 6.30am, but already there is …

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The 10 best LPGA moments from an action-packed 2021 touring season

The LPGA’s “super” season certainly delivered some drama. The budding rivalry between Nelly Korda and Jin Young Ko peaked at the end of the season, where Ko dealt a decisive blow for 2021. Fans are eager to see the pair get it all back in January. 2021 has been a …

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BWF World Tour Finals: Too strong in Group B, Zii Jia pushes his way to the final | Sports

Malaysian Lee Zii Jia returns against Indian Kidambi Srikanth in his men’s singles badminton match of the BWF World Tour final in Nusa Dua, Bali on December 3, 2021. – Photo by the Badminton Association Indonesia via AFP KUALA LUMPUR, December 3 – Men’s national singles ace Lee Zii Jia …

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City summit meets at Future Gold Coast lunch

The future of the Gold Coast is bright – and according to some of the world leaders of the Bulletin’s Future Gold Coast event, it should get even brighter, with big tourism projects in the works and avenues to make the Olympics a success. from 2032.. Hundreds of people gathered …

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Welsh Rugby Union | Club & Community

As Great Britain enjoys unprecedented success in wheelchair rugby, having claimed victory in the last three consecutive European Championships and after a historic gold medal at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games this summer, the vision of the event is clear: to offer the best European championships. already! This will be …

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Southland tour: “It’s an institution”

Covid may have hit a number of sports in the pocket, but when it comes to the Southlanders, supporting their cycle tourism remains a priority. Photo: PHOTOSPORT The 65th edition of the Tour of Southland kicks off this weekend with local sponsors continuing to support the event. 16 teams will …

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Simone Biles, Olympic gymnasts tour stops in Charlotte

The Gold Over America tour stops in Queen City on Wednesday evening. CHARLOTTE, North Carolina – If you’re wondering what Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles has been up to since the Tokyo Olympics, the answer is to travel the country. She, alongside some of the best gymnasts of all time, …

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Langer becomes oldest Champions Tour winner

RICHMOND, Virginia – Bernhard Langer became the oldest winner in PGA Tour champion history on Sunday when the 64-year-old birdieed 6 feet on the first hole of the playoffs to beat Doug Barron in the Dominion Energy Charity Classic. The German star raised both arms in the air after winning …

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Below par in Tokyo, social media trolls wreak havoc among athletes

Image source: GETTY IMAGES Vikas Krishan Yadav’s archive photo (in blue). By Chetan Sharma Athletes and mental health issues seem to almost go hand in hand, with many athletes dealing with it on a regular basis. These issues aren’t limited to sports such as cricket or tennis – as we …

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Olympic Games: Chinese gymnasts consider redemption in Tokyo

Tokyo, July 18 (SocialNews.XYZ) The third group of the Chinese Olympic delegation, consisting of athletes in shooting, gymnastics, tennis, taekwondo, badminton, hockey and boxing, arrived here on Sunday, five days before the start of the 32nd Olympic Games in summer. Gymnastics is one of the traditional strengths of China. However, …

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